Very beautiful and near mint condition rare to find 18,5" ( 47 cm )Sonneberger bisque Bebe special made for the French market .... very cute facial expression, all original condition included body , wig and wearing gorgeous costume ... all preserved in his presentation box by Paris Department Store !!
This beauty has the name " Rosalie " and she is in rare near mint condition doll , has pale bisque socket head with flattened solid dome and very deep plump facial modeling. Lovely light rose cheeks and super fine painting of lashes , feathered and brush-stroked brows.
She has brilliant blue glass enamel inset eyes with dark eyeliner and closed mouth with deep modeling of defined space between the fine outlined lips . Little dimple chin and original blonde mohair wig , pierced ears with factory original earrings.
Head mark at back ; 12
Original composition and wooden fully jointed 8 ball lose body with original body finish and straight wrists .
The complete doll is in generally excellent condition , the bisque is free of damage , repair , hairline or other problem and also her body is generally excellent as well......only to note a small color refresh around her neckline !!
Wearing georgeous original clothing with undergarments and super two piece costume , stocking and French shoes . Finally pretty high brim silk vevet bonnet with " Magazin de Louvre " lable inside the hat.As finally touch has she a lovely brooch with her sweet name " Rosalie " at her jacket .
A captivating Bebe for your eyes made for the French market for a Paris Department Store at 19th. century .....
Made in Germany for France circa 1885/90 , stunning and simply beautiful !!
The doll is preserved in her original Presentation box labeled with papermark by the DEpartment Store ! Box has condition as is !!
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